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The Lamb Public House, Wantage

Description: The Lamb Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 251231

OS Grid Reference: SU3958888039
OS Grid Coordinates: 439588, 188039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5898, -1.4299

Location: A417, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 9AB

Locality: Wantage
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 9AB

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Listing Text

SU3988 (South side)
6/134 The Lamb Public House
03/12/69 (Formerly listed as Lamb Inn)

- II

House, now public house. C17. Originally timber-framed, C19 roughcast to front
and right side and brick to left side wall; thatched roof; brick stack. 2-unit
lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range. C20 central door in C19 moulded
architrave. Mid/late C19 two-light casements on ground floor, and 3-light
first-floor casements. Gabled roof; ridge stack. Similar first-floor casements
to rear half dormers. Interior: C20 bressumers to central open fireplaces.
Chamfered beams with cyma-moulded stops and original joists throughout. Attic
not inspected but likely to be of interest. Subsidiary features: Attached to
right is one-storey extension, partly in square timber framing with brick infill
and partly rendered, with gabled old tile roof and brick internal stack.

Listing NGR: SU3958888039

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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